Period
to 24 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Amazon S3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon S3 over the 6 months to 24 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
England > London
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 272 314 372
Rank change year-on-year +42 +58 +136
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 423 381 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.95% 0.82% 0.55%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.51% 4.06% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 287 170
London median daily rate £550 £525 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +17.71%
10th Percentile £413 £410 £418
90th Percentile £649 £650 £625
England median daily rate £525 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - -

Amazon S3 is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 12,054 9,384 6,257
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 27.10% 20.12% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,847 7,047 4,591
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £338 £313 £315
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 84 45
London median hourly rate £19.00 £25.80 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.35% +3.19% +15.53%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.00 £13.87
90th Percentile £58.59 £58.75 £145.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.81 £19.00
% change year-on-year -6.98% -0.99% -12.20%

Amazon S3
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Amazon S3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon S3 in London

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon S3 in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon S3 in London

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon S3 in London over the 6 months to 24 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon S3 in London

Amazon S3
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon S3 within the London region over the 6 months to 24 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South London -7 67 £525 +16.67% 4
Central London +1 50 £575 +9.52% 31
West London +23 24 £488 +24.20% 10
East London -29 5 £440 -2.22% 10
North London - 1 £700 - 3
Amazon S3
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon S3 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 419 (99.05%) Amazon AWS
2 291 (68.79%) Amazon EC2
3 203 (47.99%) Python
4 196 (46.34%) DevOps
5 184 (43.50%) Serverless
6 164 (38.77%) Agile Software Development
7 163 (38.53%) Amazon RDS
8 161 (38.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 161 (38.06%) AWS Lambda
9 135 (31.91%) Docker
10 130 (30.73%) Jenkins
11 126 (29.79%) Terraform
12 124 (29.31%) Java
12 124 (29.31%) Linux
13 114 (26.95%) Puppet
14 110 (26.00%) Web Services
15 109 (25.77%) Ansible
16 102 (24.11%) SQL
17 94 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
18 85 (20.09%) Migration
19 84 (19.86%) Finance
19 84 (19.86%) Amazon Redshift
20 80 (18.91%) ETL
21 79 (18.68%) Big Data
22 78 (18.44%) Continuous Integration
22 78 (18.44%) Test Automation
23 76 (17.97%) Route 53
24 74 (17.49%) Bash Shell
24 74 (17.49%) Unix
25 72 (17.02%) Kubernetes

Amazon S3
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 39 (9.22%) Apache
2 31 (7.33%) Elasticsearch
3 28 (6.62%) Confluence
4 26 (6.15%) Apache Spark
5 14 (3.31%) Tomcat
6 9 (2.13%) Apache Solr
7 7 (1.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 7 (1.65%) Apache Airflow
7 7 (1.65%) MS Exchange
7 7 (1.65%) nginx
8 6 (1.42%) Cloud Foundry
8 6 (1.42%) IIS
9 5 (1.18%) Apache Pig
10 4 (0.95%) Jupyter
10 4 (0.95%) Luigi
11 3 (0.71%) CMS
11 3 (0.71%) Magnolia
12 2 (0.47%) SAS
12 2 (0.47%) WordPress
13 1 (0.24%) Drupal
Applications
1 33 (7.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (6.15%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.47%) Markit EDM
1 2 (0.47%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 419 (99.05%) Amazon AWS
2 291 (68.79%) Amazon EC2
3 184 (43.50%) Serverless
4 161 (38.06%) AWS Lambda
4 161 (38.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 76 (17.97%) Route 53
6 67 (15.84%) Amazon EMR
7 64 (15.13%) Amazon ELB
8 61 (14.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 55 (13.00%) Amazon Kinesis
10 53 (12.53%) AWS CloudFormation
11 47 (11.11%) Amazon SQS
12 46 (10.87%) CloudFront
13 37 (8.75%) AWS CloudTrail
14 27 (6.38%) OpenShift
15 25 (5.91%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 25 (5.91%) GitHub
16 17 (4.02%) Google Cloud Platform
17 13 (3.07%) Cloud Computing
18 11 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (8.98%) DNS
2 27 (6.38%) TCP/IP
3 22 (5.20%) VPN
4 16 (3.78%) HTTP
5 13 (3.07%) Firewall
6 9 (2.13%) DHCP
6 9 (2.13%) SSL
7 6 (1.42%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (0.95%) Internet
8 4 (0.95%) IPsec
8 4 (0.95%) LAN
8 4 (0.95%) OpenLDAP
8 4 (0.95%) OpenVPN
8 4 (0.95%) SSH
8 4 (0.95%) WAN
8 4 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.71%) DMZ
9 3 (0.71%) IPv6
9 3 (0.71%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.47%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (38.53%) Amazon RDS
2 84 (19.86%) Amazon Redshift
3 79 (18.68%) Big Data
4 66 (15.60%) Hadoop
5 61 (14.42%) MySQL
6 58 (13.71%) Apache Hive
7 57 (13.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 55 (13.00%) SQL Server
9 47 (11.11%) NoSQL
10 44 (10.40%) Data Warehouse
11 43 (10.17%) PostgreSQL
12 36 (8.51%) MongoDB
13 33 (7.80%) Impala
14 30 (7.09%) Sqoop
15 27 (6.38%) Relational Database
16 26 (6.15%) Amazon Athena
17 24 (5.67%) Redis
18 23 (5.44%) HBase
19 22 (5.20%) Data Lake
20 15 (3.55%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 130 (30.73%) Jenkins
2 71 (16.78%) Git (software)
3 51 (12.06%) JIRA
4 23 (5.44%) Maven
5 21 (4.96%) Bitbucket
6 12 (2.84%) Sonatype Nexus
7 10 (2.36%) GitLab
8 8 (1.89%) Artifactory
8 8 (1.89%) Gradle
9 6 (1.42%) JUnit
10 5 (1.18%) Eclipse
10 5 (1.18%) SonarQube
11 4 (0.95%) Ant
11 4 (0.95%) Cucumber
11 4 (0.95%) Liquibase
11 4 (0.95%) Selenium
12 3 (0.71%) Gatling
12 3 (0.71%) Subversion
12 3 (0.71%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.71%) TestRail
General
1 84 (19.86%) Finance
2 25 (5.91%) Retail
3 16 (3.78%) Marketing
4 10 (2.36%) Publishing
5 7 (1.65%) Back Office
5 7 (1.65%) Front Office
6 6 (1.42%) Banking
6 6 (1.42%) Billing
6 6 (1.42%) Legal
7 4 (0.95%) Games
8 2 (0.47%) Law
9 1 (0.24%) Electronics
9 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.24%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.24%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 127 (30.02%) DevOps Engineer
2 113 (26.71%) AWS Engineer
3 84 (19.86%) Developer
4 82 (19.39%) AWS DevOps
5 79 (18.68%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 52 (12.29%) Data Engineer
7 43 (10.17%) Architect
8 28 (6.62%) AWS Developer
8 28 (6.62%) Platform Engineer
9 25 (5.91%) AWS Architect
9 25 (5.91%) Cloud Engineer
10 24 (5.67%) Operations Engineer
11 19 (4.49%) Cloud Architect
12 16 (3.78%) Senior Developer
13 14 (3.31%) Java Developer
14 13 (3.07%) Administrator
15 12 (2.84%) Analyst
15 12 (2.84%) Big Data Engineer
15 12 (2.84%) Data Analyst
16 11 (2.60%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (26.00%) Web Services
2 45 (10.64%) Node.js
3 34 (8.04%) REST
4 31 (7.33%) Kafka
5 24 (5.67%) JSON
6 23 (5.44%) Elastic Stack
7 18 (4.26%) Spring
8 17 (4.02%) RabbitMQ
9 15 (3.55%) Apache NiFi
9 15 (3.55%) HTML
9 15 (3.55%) RESTful
10 14 (3.31%) Express
10 14 (3.31%) LAMP
10 14 (3.31%) SOAP
11 13 (3.07%) AngularJS
12 12 (2.84%) CSS
12 12 (2.84%) Lambda Expressions
13 11 (2.60%) XML
14 10 (2.36%) OAuth
14 10 (2.36%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (9.93%) Greenfield Project
3 33 (7.80%) Cloud Native
4 30 (7.09%) Fintech
5 26 (6.15%) Wiki
6 19 (4.49%) Public Cloud
7 14 (3.31%) Algorithms
7 14 (3.31%) Data Structures
8 13 (3.07%) Linux Command Line
9 10 (2.36%) Clustering
9 10 (2.36%) Enterprise Cloud
9 10 (2.36%) Self-Motivation
10 9 (2.13%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.65%) Equities
11 7 (1.65%) Over-the-Top Content
12 5 (1.18%) Data Centre
12 5 (1.18%) NHS
12 5 (1.18%) Replication
12 5 (1.18%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 124 (29.31%) Linux
2 74 (17.49%) Unix
3 58 (13.71%) Windows
4 28 (6.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (4.02%) CentOS
6 10 (2.36%) Debian
7 7 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.42%) Windows Server
9 5 (1.18%) Android
9 5 (1.18%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.18%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.95%) Amazon Linux
10 4 (0.95%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.24%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (46.34%) DevOps
2 164 (38.77%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (20.09%) Migration
4 80 (18.91%) ETL
5 78 (18.44%) Continuous Integration
5 78 (18.44%) Test Automation
6 65 (15.37%) Scrum
7 64 (15.13%) Configuration Management
8 43 (10.17%) TDD
9 39 (9.22%) Data Analysis
10 37 (8.75%) Analytics
10 37 (8.75%) Microservices
11 35 (8.27%) Open Source
12 32 (7.57%) Business Intelligence
13 30 (7.09%) Data Modelling
14 29 (6.86%) Build Automation
14 29 (6.86%) Problem-Solving
15 28 (6.62%) Data Extraction
16 27 (6.38%) SDLC
17 23 (5.44%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 203 (47.99%) Python
2 124 (29.31%) Java
3 102 (24.11%) SQL
4 74 (17.49%) Bash Shell
5 59 (13.95%) Ruby
6 48 (11.35%) PowerShell
7 45 (10.64%) Scala
8 40 (9.46%) Shell Script
9 37 (8.75%) JavaScript
10 26 (6.15%) Korn
11 16 (3.78%) Perl
12 14 (3.31%) ES6
13 13 (3.07%) TypeScript
14 12 (2.84%) R
15 11 (2.60%) Java 8
16 7 (1.65%) PHP
17 5 (1.18%) AWK
17 5 (1.18%) C
17 5 (1.18%) Go
17 5 (1.18%) sed
Qualifications
1 45 (10.64%) Security Cleared
2 37 (8.75%) SC Cleared
3 19 (4.49%) AWS Certification
3 19 (4.49%) Degree
4 6 (1.42%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.47%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.47%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.31%) QA
2 5 (1.18%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.95%) GDPR
4 3 (0.71%) PMO
5 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 135 (31.91%) Docker
2 37 (8.75%) HDFS
3 11 (2.60%) Active Directory
4 9 (2.13%) Squid
4 9 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (1.89%) Apache Flume
6 4 (0.95%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.95%) Postfix
6 4 (0.95%) Snort
6 4 (0.95%) vCloud
7 3 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (0.71%) Xen
7 3 (0.71%) XenApp
8 2 (0.47%) Firmware
8 2 (0.47%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.24%) iptables
9 1 (0.24%) Shibboleth
9 1 (0.24%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 126 (29.79%) Terraform
2 114 (26.95%) Puppet
3 109 (25.77%) Ansible
4 94 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
5 72 (17.02%) Kubernetes
6 40 (9.46%) Packer
7 34 (8.04%) Hadoop YARN
8 31 (7.33%) Kibana
9 25 (5.91%) Mesos
10 21 (4.96%) logstash
11 18 (4.26%) Nagios
12 16 (3.78%) ZABBIX
13 9 (2.13%) Docker Swarm
13 9 (2.13%) Prometheus
14 7 (1.65%) Oozie
14 7 (1.65%) Uchiwa
15 6 (1.42%) Pingdom
16 5 (1.18%) Grafana
16 5 (1.18%) Rancher
16 5 (1.18%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 45 (10.64%) Oracle
2 28 (6.62%) Cloudera
3 24 (5.67%) Tableau
4 19 (4.49%) Atlassian
5 15 (3.55%) Microsoft
6 12 (2.84%) Adobe
6 12 (2.84%) New Relic
6 12 (2.84%) VMware
7 8 (1.89%) hybris
8 7 (1.65%) MicroStrategy
8 7 (1.65%) PagerDuty
9 6 (1.42%) Hortonworks
9 6 (1.42%) Ping Identity
9 6 (1.42%) Splunk
10 5 (1.18%) Reuters
11 4 (0.95%) Dynatrace
11 4 (0.95%) SAP
11 4 (0.95%) Solace
11 4 (0.95%) Sonatype
12 3 (0.71%) Lets Encrypt